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The Ship Inn

| Mawgan-In-Meneage, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
+44 1326 221240
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (29 reviews)
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Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
| Mawgan-In-Meneage, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A fabulous country pub with a great atmosphere, warm hosts in Alli and her daughters and the food couldn’t be bettered at a top restaurant. Fantastic!

Thank Richie-C-999
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came twice before on an off chance but both times closed ( it was winter season ). But this time we had two lots of people tell us how good it was soooooo this time I booked it was an explosives of flavours on...More

Thank Likefood2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend recommended this pub for its food and we thought we’d give it a go, we weren’t disappointed, it’s a lovely pub in the beautiful village of Mawgan, we received a warm welcome, drank lovely wines, and ate great food, generous portions, excellent value...More

Thank katieem64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a little gem tucked away in the heart of the Lizard. The staff/owners are friendly and thoughtful but the food is outstanding! A lovely surprise from this little pub where a 5 star meal wasn’t expected....but certainly enjoyed. Highly recommend.

Thank JenMich3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic meal. Both mains were knock out. The venison suet pudding was especially good; not had a plate of food that good in a long time. Friendly staff and a really nice environment too. We’ve had the excellent take out fish and...More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came across this pub whilst staying nearby at the Trengilly Wartha Greeted on arrival and shown to a table in the snug and served by a lovely waitress. I chose venison and my partner mushroom parcels followed by apple strudel (the best i have ever...More

1  Thank Robin320
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us arrived for dinner and were soon seated at a table by a pleasant member of staff. The menu was limited to about five main courses, steak, brisket of beef and fish. The standard of the food was excellent, my steak was cooked...More

3  Thank John W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked for a table of 10. Really enjoyed the traditional pub atmosphere. Good selection of local ales. Everyone enjoyed their food. I'm veggie and I'm fairly sure that my burgher was Kitchen made, not pre-bought, the salad dressing was lovely and the chips were delicious...More

Thank slownomo
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Yet another visit to The Ship Inn, 6 of us this time, food was totally amazing, so was the very friendly service, the whole evening was excellent. Phil & Linda

1  Thank Phil A
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely evening with extended family enjoying some lovely food and beer. Lovely 'fish of the day' - Hake.

Thank Excursion787096
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17 July 2018|
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Response from Ian H | Reviewed this property |
Its best to conatc them directly, but generally the same as the summer with occasional holidays when they are shut.
Amy S
14 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Mawgan-In-Meneage, Mawgan, Helston TR12 6AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  Mawgan
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 221240
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